Friday, December 9, 2016

Just announced: At the Drive-In plays the Fillmore Detroit in March

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 1:55 PM

The incredibly influential post-hardcore band is playing just a handful of dates this Spring, and luckily for us one of them is March 27, 2017 at the Fillmore. These shows cover cities where the band was forced to cancel in June 2016 due to health concerns regarding singer Bixler-Zavala’s vocal...

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New art installation features Detroit's Black Bottom and Paradise Valley

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 1:42 PM

The project will feature 15 portraits of prominent people who grew up in the neighborhood or performed there.

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Why some Michigan farm workers still aren't making minimum wage

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 1:36 PM

Ask any kid where food comes from and he'll say, "The grocery store." It's true in part, but shows how vastly disconnected we are from farming and its impact on all of our lives. Michigan minimum wage laws, which don't require that farm workers are paid the state minimum wage,...

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Just announced: Tom Petty plays DTE in July

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 1:35 PM

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers just announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour, which includes a stop at DTE Energy Music Theatre on Tuesday, July 18. How stoked are you? Tom Petty announced the tour on Jimmy Fallon last night. Tickets go on sale Friday, December 16...

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Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas debut new single 'Hot Damn'

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 11:04 AM

...and it's absolute fire.

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Exclusive: Rebel Kind debuts killer song off new LP

Posted By on Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 8:30 AM

Rebel Kind, one of our favorite bands, have graciously let us debut the song "Everything You Said Was Just A Lie” off their upcoming album, Just For Fools. It’s out in one week, on Friday, Dec. 16, on beloved label Urinal Cake (who're also about to release Stef Chura's...

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Free acoustic holiday showcase at Rust Belt on Sunday also has wine tasting

Posted By on Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 5:21 PM

Kate Hinote (from Kate Hinote and the Disasters) reached out to us at the start of the week to let us know about a free show she's put together at the Rust Belt market this Sunday, Dec. 11 in the afternoon. "I've put together a Holiday Acoustic Showcase for...

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VIDEO: Jack White releases never-before-seen version of 'The Rose with the Broken Neck" and it's amazing

Posted By on Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 4:06 PM

A never-before-seen black-and-white video recently surfaced, showing a nearly unrecognizable Jack White performing an acoustic version of "The Rose with the Broken Neck." Half the video is a short monologue from White, who talks about writing music for other artists before breaking into a haunting version of the tune. The...

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More public school anti-racism demonstations are in the works, says community organizer

Posted By on Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 2:58 PM

Samantha Magdaleno is the community organizer behind a recent Royal Oak Middle School demonstration that took place following a basketball game. She, her constituents, and some students attended the game, cheered on the school's team, and once the game ended, marched onto the court chanting, "Build bridges, not walls" in...

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